Issue 29.3

25 November, 2015

Kanta Dihal

Superstars and Supermassive Black Holes

Kanta Dihal gives her verdict on a new history of black holes.

Joel Krupa

Climbing Mt. Thesis: A how-to guide

Joel Krupa shares Umberto Eco's invaluable advice to young academics

Oliver Neto

Boredom and Paradise: Houellebecq’s Submission

Oliver Neto appreciates Michel Houellebecq's controversial new novel

Helena F.S. Lopes

Lingering Suffering

Helena F.S. Lopes reflects on a new history of the Chinese Civil War

Shivani Radhakrishnan

The Everyman and His Attachments

Shivani Radhakrishnan considers the moral ambiguities of contemporary Russian cinema